Critical Fire Weather Threats in the West; Storms in the High Plains; Flash Flood Risk in the Mid-Atlantic

Critical fire weather conditions persist across portions of the Northwest, Northern Rockies and Great Basin. Severe thunderstorms with large hail and a few strong gusts are possible across parts of the northern and central Plains. Heavy rainfall brings a flash flooding risk to the Mid-Atlantic. Heat builds in the Southwest into California this week. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Gilmer County Airport (K49A)

Lat: 34.63°NLon: 84.53°WElev: 1486ft.

Fair

71°F

22°C

Humidity 94%
Wind Speed N 3 mph
Barometer 30.07 in
Dewpoint 69°F (21°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 12 Aug 3:35 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Ellijay GA

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly clear, with a low around 69. Calm wind.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 69 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A slight chance of showers between noon and 1pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. Heat index values as high as 97. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Sunny then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 91 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a slight chance of showers between midnight and 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 70 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 10am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 88. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 88 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 68 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Occasional showers and thunderstorms.  High near 84. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    T-storms

    High: 84 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Occasional showers and thunderstorms.  Low around 68. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    T-storms

    Low: 68 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 84. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 84 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 67.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 67 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly clear, with a low around 69. Calm wind.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers between noon and 1pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. Heat index values as high as 97. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a slight chance of showers between midnight and 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday
A chance of showers, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 10am. Partly sunny, with a high near 88. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Thursday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday
Occasional showers and thunderstorms. High near 84. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Friday Night
Occasional showers and thunderstorms. Low around 68. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Saturday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 84. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 86.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Tuesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 86.
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Point Forecast:
Ellijay GA
 34.69°N 84.48°W (Elev. 1289 ft)
2:52 am EDT Aug 12, 2020
3am EDT Aug 12, 2020-6pm EDT Aug 18, 2020
 
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